Pharmacy Technician

A-Line Staffing Solutions | Salt Lake City, UT, United States

Posted Date 7/28/2021
Description

A-Line Staffing Solutions is Hiring Pharmacy Technicians in Salt Lake City, UT

Due to recent and rapid expansion, these positions are considered urgent, and they come with outstanding compensation!

Our client is a leading national Pharmacy serving Long Term and Post-Acute Care, Senior Living, Behavioral Health, Hospitals, Infusion Patients and Hospice

Summary:

Assists with drug preparation and dispensing under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist and in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.  Performs at least one higher level pharmacy technician responsibility in addition to filling prescriptions, such as Control Room, MTS (prepack machines), inventory control (purchasing), data entry, IVs, servicing facility-based medication dispensing machines). 

Assists with drug preparation and dispensing under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist and in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.  Performs at least one higher level pharmacy technician responsibility in addition to filling prescriptions,  such as Control Room, MTS (prepack machines), inventory control (purchasing), data entry, IVs, servicing facility-based medication dispensing machines). 

Essential Functions:

  • Fills prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy, packaging medications for dispensing and for delivery,  meeting the accuracy and productivity standards of the pharmacy.
  • Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels.
  • Participates in the periodic inventory of the pharmacy. 
  • May check in drugs and supplies, stock shelves and remove out-of-date items from the inventory.
  • Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments, which may include non-sterile compounding.
  • Communicates with internal and external customers in a pleasant and professional manner.
  • May process returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction.
  • Assists in the training of new employees.
  • Also performs at least one of the following: 
  • Works in the Controlled Drugs (Narcotics) Room.
  • Works with automated machine to prepack drugs. 
  • Manages inventory functions such as monitoring pharmaceutical levels and identify expired medications, managing to the pharmacy standard for Days on Hand. 
  • Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system to produce labels (data entry). 
  • Mixes/packages IV medications, sanitizes IV room, equipment and hood.
  • Services facility-based medication dispensing machines (e.g., RxNow).
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
  • Conducts job responsibilities in accordance with the standards set out in the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, its policies and procedures, the Corporate Compliance Agreement, applicable federal and state laws, and applicable professional standards.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Each essential function is required, although reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Requirements

  • Pharmacy Technician Experience, preferably in Long Term Care Setting
  • State of Utah Pharmacy Technician License
  • Ability to recognize and identify medications
  • Ability to operate a computer
  • Detail oriented, goal oriented, team player, exceptional communication
  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirement              Frequency           

  • Computer Use                        Occasionally (0-25%)
  • Lift                                            Frequently (25-50%) Up to 25 lbs
  • Reach                                      Constantly (50-100%)
  • Feel                                          Constantly (50-100%)
  • Sit                                             Occasionally (0-25%)
  • Stand                                       Constantly (50-100%)
  • Talk                                          Frequently (25-50%)
  • Hear                                         Frequently (25-50%)
  • Drive                                        None
  • Fly                                            None
  • Walking                                   Frequently (25-50%)

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

If you meet the above qualifications, expect a quick response from Michael Nichols at A-Line Staffing Solutions

 

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